Wake County PTA Healthy Lifestyles 5k
The race will take place at Wake Med Soccer Park in Cary NC. The run course will feature smooth running surface with grass and gravel. A water station will be at the 1.5 mile mark.
*Mail in registrations will all be entered in the system by Thursday night before the race!
*Course and Parking Map added!
Greetings PTA Leaders,
Congratulations to all the individuals and school teams who came out to participate in the Wake PTA Healthy Lifestyles 5k Run/Walk event on Sunday, November 19, 2010. We had 496 registered runners/walkers and 60 registered volunteers for this event. Additionally, there were lots of spectators and event sponsors that came out to NC State Centennial Campus on Sunday to make this a phenomenal celebration of Healthy Lifestyles for children and families throughout Wake County.
With regard to the School Team Participation contest, Wake PTA Council is happy to announce the following Participation Contest results – PTA presidents at these 14 schools will be contacted after December 1st regarding the awarding of the following prizes:
Elementary School Winner – Sterling Montessori (121 registered participants) will receive a Healthy Lifestyles grant of $715.00.
Middle School Winner – North Garner Middle (29 registered participants) will receive a Healthy Lifestyles grant of $715.00.
High School Winner – Two schools tied and will split the high school level grant of $715.00. Green Hope High (10 registered participants) will receive a Healthy Lifestyles grant of $357.50. Panther Creek High (10 registered participants) will receive a Healthy Lifestyles grant of $357.50.
Additionally, the following 10 PTA units have won runner-up participation prizes of a three-month scholarship to Mathnasium, the presenting sponsor of the Wake PTA Healthy Lifestyles 5k Run/Walk:
JY Joyner Elementary (48 registered participants)
Banks Road Elementary (46 registered participants)
East Cary Middle (23 registered participants)
Combs Elementary (18 registered participants)
Moore Square Museums Magnet Middle (13 registered participants)
Douglas Elementary (13 registered participants)
Davis Drive Elementary (12 registered participants)
Adams Elementary (11 registered participants)
Morrisville Elementary (11 registered participants)
Martin Middle (10 registered participants)
Again, Wake PTA Council wishes to congratulate all of our participants in getting out and getting active. It is our sincere hope that this fun family event has inspired you to think about making Healthy Choices for you and your family.
All best wishes for a fantastic Thanksgiving,
Wake PTA Council Board